MD HB33 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-9)
Status: Passed on May 15 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-15 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 760
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing a certain disabled person to apply for voluntary admission to a mental facility if the person submits a formal written application and either a physician and a psychologist, two physicians, or a physician and a psychiatric nurse practioner provide a certain certification; requiring the facility to notify the guardian of the person of a disabled person that the disabled person has been admitted to the facility and of a certain request for discharge from the facility; etc.

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Guardianship of Disabled Persons - Voluntary Admission to Mental Facility


Roll Calls

2018-03-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 46 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-02-16 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (135-0) (Y: 136 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2018-05-15HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 760
2018-03-30HouseReturned Passed
2018-03-29SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2018-03-28SenateSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-28SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-28SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2018-03-27SenateHearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-19SenateFirst Reading Finance
2018-02-16HouseThird Reading Passed (135-0)
2018-02-14HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-02-14HouseFavorable with Amendments {976987/1 Report Adopted
2018-02-13HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2018-01-18HouseHearing 1/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-10HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments